Recruitment

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At Bristol and Avon Group, we value our workforce. If you’re interested in a career with us, we’d be happy to hear from you. Please see below our list of current vacancies. Alternatively, send your CV and a covering letter to info@bristolandavon.co.uk with “Recruitment” in the subject line. Thank you for your interest in working with us.

Assistant Transport Coordinator 
Avonmouth, Bristol

To assist the Transport Logistics Manager with the day to day management of a fleet of 20 tipper vehicles and sub-contractors in the Bristol and surrounding area, engaged within the building industry on site clearance, remediation and supply of quarried and recycled aggregates.

This role is dynamic and can evolve and develop as is necessary to achieve a competent and efficient driving staff and transport management team.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the day to day operations of the transport department.
  • Dealing with client orders and enquiries.
  • Ensuring company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures to do with tachograph and working time directive (Knowledge desirable not essential)
  • Provide support with managing, monitoring and developing a team of drivers.
  • Identifying operational issues, potential problems and opportunities.
  • Resolving and managing customer queries courteously and efficiently.
  • Assist with initial vehicle incident investigations.
  • Ensure all drivers are fit to work & have necessary licences/qualifications prior to driving Bristol & Avon vehicles.
  • Ensure all vehicle daily vehicle safety records are received and actioned/reported & maintained
  • Monitor productivity; tickets v vehicle tracking daily report; break times; driving time
  • Maintain holiday schedule for driving staff, pass all holiday forms to Deb to record and forward to personnel.

Skills required:

  • Excellent knowledge of Bristol area.
  • People management
  • Customer service
  • Computer literate.
  • Good administration skills.
  • Excellent listening skills.
  • Attention to detail.

Salary & Benefits

  • Full time Monday- Friday 6am-6.30pm
  • £28,000
  • 20 days holidays plus bank holidays

If you are interested in the above vacancy, please contact Karen on 01179 829561 or send your CV to karen@bristolandavon.co.uk


 

Weighbridge Operator – Immediate start available. 
Avonmouth, Bristol

Full-time Weighbridge operator required for leading Transport & Recycling Company in Avonmouth.

Salary & hours:

  • Full time Monday- Friday 6.30am -6pm
  • Rate of pay £8.50 per hour
  • Weekly paid.
  • 20 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Full training will be given.

The role will mainly consist of:

  • Ensuring all vehicles entering site are familiar with the site rules and speed restrictions.
  • Any loaded vehicles entering site are challenged and directed to correct tipping area.
  • All loads monitored in and out.
  • All loaded sub-contractors leaving site to confirm location of the load.
  • Ensuring wagons are weighed and weights logged and recorded where required.
  • To ensure no vehicle goes out of the yard overweight.
  • Monitor and record all third party vehicles entering site for minor collections
  • Take payments for collections as required and send all payments to accounts department.
  • Issue ticket books to sub-contractors and B & A drivers as required.
  • Update the Transport Office by producing a daily spreadsheet of all loads entering and exiting site.
  • Manage customer and sub-contractor enquiries as necessary

Skills required:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Ability to work on own and as part of a team
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Reliable & trustworthy
  • Experience of working within Transport industry desirable
  • Keen to learn new skills
  • Must hold a valid driving licence

If you are interested in the above vacancy, please contact Karen on 01179 829561 or send your CV to karen@bristolandavon.co.uk


 

Road Brush Driver- Immediate start available
Avonmouth, Bristol

Bristol & Avon Transport & Recycling Ltd is currently recruiting for an experienced Road Brush Driver.

Applicants must be over 21 years of age and had previous Road Brush driving experience.

Full time Monday to Friday, weekly paid, excellent rate of pay.

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Marc Large on 07976 245527 or send your CV to marc@bristolandavon.co.uk

 


 

Class 2 Tipper Driver- Immediate start available
Avonmouth, Bristol

Bristol & Avon Transport & Recycling Ltd is currently recruiting for experienced class 2 Tipper Drivers.

Applicants must be over 21 years of age and had previous tipper driving experience.

Full time Monday to Friday, weekly paid, excellent rate of pay.

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Karen on 01179 829561 or send your CV to Karen@bristolandavon.co.uk.


 

Experienced Grab Driver required – Immediate Start Available
Location: Avonmouth, Bristol

Due to continued expansion Bristol & Avon Transport & Recycling Ltd are currently recruiting for an experienced Grab Driver to drive an 8 wheel 32 tonne Grab Lorry. Full time Monday to Friday, 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, weekly paid, excellent rate of pay.

If you are interested in the vacancy please call Marc on 07976 245527 or email marc@bristolandavon.co.uk for further information. No Agencies Please.